Table of Contents


John Joseph Adams

This Year’s Class Picture
Dan Simmons

Some Zombie Contingency Plans
Kelly Link

Death and Suffrage
Dale Bailey

Ghost Dance
Sherman Alexie

David J. Schow

The Third Dead Body
Nina Kiriki Hoffman

The Dead
Michael Swanwick

The Dead Kid 
Darrell Schweitzer

Malthusian’s Zombie 
Jeffrey Ford

Beautiful Stuff 
Susan Palwick

Sex, Death and Starshine 
Clive Barker

Stockholm Syndrome 
David Tallerman

Bobby Conroy Comes Back From the Dead 
Joe Hill

Those Who Seek Forgiveness 
Laurell K. Hamilton

In Beauty, Like the Night 
Norman Partridge

Brian Evenson

Everything is Better With Zombies 
Hannah Wolf Bowen

Home Delivery
Stephen King

Less Than Zombie 
Douglas E. Winter

Sparks Fly Upward 
Lisa Morton

Meathouse Man 
George R. R. Martin

Deadman’s Road 
Joe R. Lansdale

The Skull-Faced Boy 
David Barr Kirtley

The Age of Sorrow 
Nancy Kilpatrick

Bitter Grounds 
Neil Gaiman

She’s Taking Her Tits to the Grave 
Catherine Cheek

Dead Like Me 
Adam-Troy Castro

Zora and the Zombie 
Andy Duncan

Calcutta, Lord of Nerves 
Poppy Z. Brite

Will McIntosh

The Song the Zombie Sang 
Harlan Ellison® and Robert Silverberg

Passion Play 
Nancy Holder

Almost the Last Story by Almost the Last Man 
Scott Edelman

How the Day Runs Down 
John Langan